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Charging Ahead on an Electric Highway

Published: 
Fri, 09/28/2012 (All day)
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Transportation

Los Angeles

LAST Monday I drove the Model S, a full-size sedan recently introduced by Tesla, the California electric-car start-up, from Lake Tahoe to Los Angeles. I covered 531 miles and the drive took 11.5 hours, during which the car consumed zero gasoline and produced no tailpipe emissions.

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One Big Step for Tesla, One Giant Leap for E.V.’s

Published: 
Fri, 09/28/2012 (All day)
Category: 
Transportation

Berkeley, Calif.

AUTOMAKERS have a favored buzzword for promoting important new models: game-changer.

Excuse me, but the game is not so easily changed.